Pekka A. Viljakainen
The author Pekka Viljakainen has spent the past 20 years as an ambassador between business executives and technology teams.
With a background in engineering from the University of Technology Lappeenranta, Pekka began his career as an entrepreneur in 1986 by establishing Oy Visual Systems Ltd.
In 1998 Pekka joined Tieto through the acquisition of his company.
There, Pekka's reputation and track record for handling very complex governance and political topics inside large international organizations and delivering results earned him the nickname "Bulldozer".
Thanks to his
technical background and passion for business, Pekka
has been one of the leading architects within Tieto for building a more efficient information society.
He is heavily involved in promoting the necessary preparations for a true revolution of services, and the strategic role of digitalization across Europe, Russia and China.
As a true partner for organizations in most industries, He
has analyzed the fundamental changes in consumer behavior and their implications for corporate strategies in all information intensive businesses.
team consisted of 8350 people in 24 countries of Tieto International
Starting from 1st of November 2010, Pekka made the decision to step down from his operational roles.
Prior to his
return to business, he
will focus his
time on his
family and charity projects.
The winter of 2011 will be spent devoted to supporting the No-Fear project with its global network of executives.